Formed in 1982, DB+P is a mid-sized firm with three partners. Our staff is well-versed in the personal, political, and commercial dynamics of bringing new architecture into diverse, urban environments.

Our work combines social concern with a signature design character, resulting in distinctive, high-quality buildings that provide residents with a strong sense of community. In this way, our work acts as an advocate for improved urban planning, where looking good only counts if it does good, too.

The New Suburbanism
When an urban expat couple decided to build the suburban house they wanted rather than the one their neighbors…
Mission Statement
A house that survived the Great Quake and the intervening decades is reborn after a serious intervention by a modernist…